Refuge perched at the end of a ridge (East peak) in a mineral universe, in the front is of the Rouies, remarkable when the mists of dawn in stress relief.
MOUNTAINEERING: The Rouies - Pics of Vaccivier - Gioberney - point Richardson (high mountain) hiking: Variant GR54 - binding REFUGE du Carrelet - REFUGE de la Pilatte - Chalance SKI touring: the Rouies SPORTS AÉRIENS: see regulation of the Ecrins National Park
Starting from May 1st on reservation and from mid-June to mid-September
Summer: parking of the Gioberney spring / winter: the chapel in Valgaudemar parking by the Carlson
This seductive refuge made the delight of hikers and mountaineers through its multiple advantages: cosy dormitories with duvets, dry toilets, hot showers, spacious and bright dining room, stove for wet days and something wood well warm.
Its location is idyllic and suitable for hikers who can discover it by browsing through a loop over lakes, rhododendrons, cascades, chamois and ibex.
It is also popular for climbers to which it provides access to the Rouies (races of snow and rock), peaks Central or West of Vaccivier, mount Gioberney, and still much d? other wild Alpine crossings.